> I have a SPARCstation running Solaris 7 on which I have installed both
> the sane-backends-1.0.4 and sane-frontends-1.0.4 and, as suggested, made
> the the scanner device permissions 660 with group "scanner". I have also
> made scanimage and xscanimage setgid with group scanner as well. scanimage
> is working fine and I have no problems with it.
> However, when I run xscanimage, I get a "warning" message from the GTK+
> library (1.2) telling me that I can't run setgid programs with it (it
> also mentions something about a wrapper program). It then refuses to
> load and subsequently exits. I followed the URL mentioned in the warning
> message, but it didn't really enlighten me.
> I'm sure somebody must have run into this problem before. Does anybody
> have any suggestions on how to get around this problem?
don`t set the set-group bit for xscanimage.
Add the people who shall be able to run xscanimage to the group "scanner".
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